Jamaican netballer stalked and blackmailed online

Netball Jamaica is giving ace goal shooter Romelda Aiken their full support following revelations that she is the victim of cyber racism bullying and aggressive threats in Australia.

Aiken, who represents the Queensland Firebirds in the ANZ Netball Championship, revealed she sent a naked photo of herself to a person she met on Instagram.

The photo was then posted on various public social media platforms. The person then began a series of racial and personal attacks, stalking and threatening the star athlete over a period of months.

Her online stalker, a man who had spent months gaining her trust and winning her confidence, had followed through with his threats of blackmail.

  

Romelda Aiken Jamaica netball photos onlineAccording to a release from Netball Jamaica, the star netball player has gone public as a means of setting an example for young, upcoming aspirants.

“Romelda is very brave,” Netball Jamaica’s Public Relations Officer Karen Rosen said in the statement.

“She recognises her position as a role model…and has decided to make the issue public so that she can be a lesson to other young girls.

“Social media is great for interaction and communication, but there are dangers lurking, and the more we talk about these things publicly, is the more we can protect our young people… especially our girls,” the release added.

The release did not got give details of the invasion or how she was blackmailed.

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Esteban Agosto Reid
8 years ago

Why place nude pictures on social media !! Not smart !!

Lois Mcleod
8 years ago

Informative read…

Karen Goodall
8 years ago

He’s a sick SOB>…….karma will catch up to him…….

Janet Finnigan
8 years ago

Should not have been so tempted but good move to go public. Dont be a slave to anyone or anything.Wish you all the best girl.

Judith Hunter
8 years ago

do you just send a naked pic to someone jus suh?

Rochester Reid
8 years ago

i will not judge you ,it is so sad ,you made a mistake as all of us have ,the damage was done and I am proud of how you decided to face this problem. be strong don’t give in to vermin

Judith Hunter
7 years ago

do you just send a naked pic to someone jus suh?

Rochester Reid
7 years ago

i will not judge you ,it is so sad ,you made a mistake as all of us have ,the damage was done and I am proud of how you decided to face this problem. be strong don’t give in to vermin

Janet Finnigan Strachan

Should not have been so tempted but good move to go public. Dont be a slave to anyone or anything.Wish you all the best girl.

Karen Goodall
7 years ago

He’s a sick SOB>…….karma will catch up to him…….

Esteban Agosto Reid
7 years ago

Why place nude pictures on social media !! Not smart !!

Lois Mcleod
7 years ago

Informative read…

Jacqueline Muir
7 years ago

Don’t ever send naked pic to anyone not even your man. Another per always get a hold of that pic..I know this taught u a lesson and it is well received.